This kukri is the replica version of the kukri carried by Gurkhas in hand-to -hand combat in the jungle of Nepal during the world war I. This kukri is very famous among the tourists and kukri collector due to the fact the kukri shape is similar to the kukri used by gurkhas during world war. This kukri played very significant role in creating the history of the gurkhas. This kukri is also great to use for any kind of heavy or light duty. water temper on the edge and the full tang gripe make the kukri functional. The kukri can be used to cut wood ,firewood, clearing bushes, cutting meat ,bone etc.
The Kukri Specifications:
This is handcrafted knife therefore please note that each one might have slight variations in measurement.
* Blade Hardness: Spine: 22-25 RC, Belly: 45-46 RC, Edge: 58-60 RC, Steel Type: 5160 Car Spring
* Blade size & Type: 10.00Inches (25.4cm) Hand made, Highly Grade Carbon Steel, semi-polished Blade.
* Handle size: 5.00Inches (12.7cm) full tang handle made of Sadhan wood .
* Overall Length: 15.00 inches (38.1cm) from tip of the blade to pommel of the handle .
* Weight: 1.98lbs or 31.74Oz (900 grams) Approx, Blade and Sheath
* Scabbard: Cotton Covered in Buffalo Leather
* Origin: Dharan, East Nepal